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Brother West: Living and Loving Out Loud

In conversation with Tavis Smiley
Friday, October 9, 2009
Episode Summary
In this intimate exploration, one of America's most gifted and provocative public intellectuals peels back the layers of a remarkable life.

Participant(s) Bio
Educator and philosopher Cornel West is the Class of 1943 University Professor at Princeton University. Known as one of America's most gifted, provocative, and important public intellectuals, he is the author of the contemporary classic Race Matters, which changed the course of America's dialogue on race and justice, and the New York Times bestseller Democracy Matters. He is the recipient of the American Book Award and holds more than 20 honorary degrees. His most recent book is a memoir, Brother West: Living and Loving Out Loud.